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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Look, for some of us, every week is Britpop Week, but for all practical purposes, Britpop Week is over. Just like Britpop itself, sadly. There's…
Stereogum | April 25, 2014 - 4:33 pm

Interview

Q&A: Veruca Salt’s First Joint Interview In 17 Years + “The Museum Of Broken Relationships” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

If you came of age at a certain time -- say, that musical sweet spot around 1993/'94 when the "Alternative Nation" was just coming into…
T. Cole Rachel | April 23, 2014 - 1:14 pm

More Veruca Salt stories

Veruca Salt’s Louise Post Among Dozens Of Women Accusing Director James Toback Of Sexual Harassment

Following the very public outing of Harvey Weinstein as a sexual predator, more and more women have stepped forward to share their own stories of…
Peter Helman | October 22, 2017 - 3:32 pm

Skating Polly – “Hail Mary” Video

Kelli Mayo and Peyton Bighorse, the two stepsisters behind the Oklahoma City trio Skating Polly, were not yet born when Veruca Salt were taking over…
Tom Breihan | March 22, 2017 - 10:39 am

Veruca Salt – “Eyes On You” Video

Veruca Salt have shared a video for "Eyes On You," a track off of last year's Ghost Notes, their first album to feature the band's…
James Rettig | April 1, 2016 - 2:40 pm

Stream Veruca Salt Ghost Notes

When we talked to Veruca Salt about their unexpected reunion, Louise Post told us, "It's sort of like we picked up where we left off…
Chris DeVille | July 2, 2015 - 12:11 pm

Veruca Salt – “Empty Bottle”

Mid-'90s grunge-pop wonders Veruca Salt are back together and getting ready to release Ghost Notes, their first album in 17 years. We've posted a bunch…
Tom Breihan | June 25, 2015 - 11:26 am

Veruca Salt – “Laughing In The Sugar Bowl” Video

Veruca Salt will release their crowdfunded original lineup reunion album, Ghost Notes, next month, and they've just shared a video for the lead single "Laughing
James Rettig | June 11, 2015 - 1:29 pm

Veruca Salt – “Laughing In The Sugar Bowl” (Stereogum Premiere) + “The Gospel According To Saint Me”

The original Veruca Salt lineup hasn't released a full-length together since 1997's Eight Arms To Hold You, but the band's sonic legacy echoes and rebounds…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 19, 2015 - 11:44 am

Veruca Salt – “It’s Holy” Video

After 19 years apart, the original members of the '90s alt-pop hook-monsters Veruca Salt returned earlier this year to release a 10" Record Store Day…
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2014 - 11:22 am

Photos: Veruca Salt Reunion @ Mississippi Studios, Portland 6/22/14

This year, their original Veruca Salt lineup got back together. We already spoke to co-frontwomen Nina Gordon and Louise Post in their first joint interview
Miles Bowe | June 23, 2014 - 12:20 pm

Watch The Reunited Veruca Salt Play Conan

After a 17-year absence, the short-lived '90s alt-rock greats Veruca Salt got the original lineup back together earlier this year and released the shockingly kickass…
Tom Breihan | May 22, 2014 - 8:57 am

Interview

Q&A: Veruca Salt’s First Joint Interview In 17 Years + “The Museum Of Broken Relationships” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

If you came of age at a certain time -- say, that musical sweet spot around 1993/'94 when the "Alternative Nation" was just coming into…
T. Cole Rachel | April 23, 2014 - 1:14 pm

Reunited Veruca Salt Announce First Tour With Original Lineup In 19 Years

Last month we got word '90s alt-rock vets Veruca Salt were reuniting their original lineup to release a new single for Record Store Day. It…
Miles Bowe | April 15, 2014 - 4:33 pm

Reunited Veruca Salt Releasing First New Music In 17 Years For Record Store Day

In their brief time as a unit, the Nina Gordon/Louise Post iteration of Veruca Salt was both a target of scenester derision and highly, highly
Michael Nelson | March 17, 2014 - 2:17 pm